Date Last Revised: June 25, 2019
What We Collect And How We Use Your Information
Our Site allows you to provide information to us when you contact us. We only have access to your information when you choose to contact or interact with Earnest through the Site.
Unless you choose to contact us, except as noted below (“Cookies”), no information is collected by Earnest through the Site. We may use any information you choose to provide us for any business purpose, including to respond to your inquiry or comment, as well as to send you subsequent communications. If you subscribe to updates, we will also send you updates. Subject to the following exceptions, we will not provide your Personal Information to any non-affiliated third party for any reason, nor will we make public any comments or feedback you provide us, without your permission:
b) Corporate Transactions. We may share some or all of your Personal Information in connection with a merger, financing, acquisition or dissolution transaction or proceeding.
“Cookies” are small pieces of information that are stored by your browser on your computer’s hard drive, including but not limited to your IP host address, internet browser type, personal computer settings, and the number, duration and character of page visits. Our Site uses “cookies” that allow us to identify your device on return visits to the Site. We also utilize third parties, such as Google Analytics, to better understand user behavior so that we can optimize and enhance your experience with the Site, but for no other purpose. If you wish, you may configure your browser to reject cookies, in which case your experience with the Site may be less enjoyable.
United States Only
Earnest is based in the United States. The Site is not directed or intended to provide goods or services to persons located elsewhere.
Our Site is not directed at or structured to attract children under the age of 13, and we do not knowingly collect or maintain information from persons under the age of 13. If we learn that a child under the age of 13 has submitted Personal Information to us, we will attempt to delete the information as soon as possible. If you believe that we might have any Personal Information from a child under 13, please contact us at [email protected].
Online Tracking and Third Parties
We do not change our practices in response to web browser “do not track” signals or other mechanisms that provide consumers the ability to exercise choice regarding the collection of personal information about an individual consumer’s online activities over time and across third-party websites or online services.
We do not knowingly permit third parties to collect Personal Information about our visitors’ online activities over time and across different websites.
Third Party Sites
Earnest takes reasonable steps to protect the Personal Information provided via the Site from loss, misuse, and unauthorized access, disclosure, alteration, or destruction. However, no internet or e-mail transmission can be guaranteed to be completely secure, and transmission of information via the internet is not completely secure. Therefore, you should take special care in deciding what information you send to us via e-mail. Please keep this in mind when disclosing any Personal Information to Earnest via the internet.